Biometric Authentication Explained


In a digital world, how can you be sure that someone is who they say they are? Or that they even exist at all?

This book from iProov explains everything you need to know about how to verify user identity, while ensuring the highest levels of security, usability, and privacy.

Here’s what we’ll cover:

  • Reasons for using biometrics
  • Securing biometric systems
  • Protecting user privacy with biometrics
  • The usability of biometrics
  • Certification and standardized testing of biometrics
  • How to evaluate biometric technologies


About iProov
iProov is the world leader in using biometric face authentication to confirm that an individual is genuinely present during an online interaction. iProov’s Genuine Presence Assurance®️ technology is used by governments, banks, and other enterprises globally to verify that a user on a mobile device, on a computer, or at an unsupervised kiosk is the right person and a real person and, critically, is authenticating right now – not a digitally injected attack using deepfakes or other synthetic media. Established in 2012, iProov is headquartered in London with offices in Maryland and Singapore. Find out more at